October 17, 2012

The Donkey Story

Farms/Food: Episode #4

Dr. Fiona Marshall from Washington University in St. Louis shares her research into the wild ancestors of donkeys, and explains why understanding more about these animals is so important to farmers around the world today. To hear more from Fiona Marshall about donkeys and early food production in Africa, be sure to check out our previous episode, Back to the Beginning.  Marshall studies the African wild ass in partnership with the St. Louis Zoo.

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